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Council challenging aspects of Water Services Bill

25 Feb 2021

Christchurch City Council is challenging aspects of a proposed new law that could result in all reticulated water supplies having to be chemically disinfected.

Households get more time to reduce their water use

21 Jun 2022

Christchurch City Council is pushing out the introduction of a targeted rating scheme aimed at helping manage the demand for water.

Christchurch joins councils opposing three waters reform

9 Dec 2021

Christchurch City Council has agreed to add its signature to a partnership of councils opposing the Government’s mandated approach to three waters reform.

Christchurch City Council 'practising what it preaches'

7 Mar 2019

Christchurch City Council’s Head of Parks has assured residents the Council is practising what it preaches when it comes to limiting its own water use in light of district-wide water restrictions put in place this week.

Water charge proposed to curb extreme demand

23 Feb 2021

Christchurch City Council is proposing charging households that regularly use large amounts of water in an effort to make the service fairer and to curb extreme demand over summer.

Temporary bypass to address Akaroa's water issues

18 Feb 2021

Christchurch City Council is working quickly to create a temporary bypass for the contaminated water reservoir in Akaroa.

Protecting drinking water should come before fluoridation

6 Apr 2022

Christchurch City Council will tell the Ministry of Health that ensuring the safety of its water supply network is its priority and it has no funding for fluoridation.

Ministry will make fluoride call for Christchurch by year's end

13 Jul 2022

Christchurch City Council has received an assurance that it will not be one of the first local authorities directed by the Ministry of Health to add fluoride to its water supplies.

Christchurch faces water restrictions as demand surges

5 Feb 2020

Water restrictions may need to be introduced in Christchurch unless people ease back on their water use in the coming days.

Council to remind property owners about backflow risk

16 Jan 2020

Christchurch City Council will begin contacting property owners from next week to remind them about the importance of stopping water from back-flowing into the public drinking-water supply.